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Remember the Widow

Most of us concentrate our ministries on reaching young people with the Gospel. However, sociological studies make it clear that, in the churches of America, the elderly are the most neglected, in spite of...
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Stone Throwing at a Glass House

As the news of the financial woes of the Crystal Cathedral is heralded across the country and around the world, a host of critical voices have been raised, at times condemning the cost of building the Crystal...
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Does it Pay to Pray for Healing?

A widowed mother of six dies of breast cancer. In the months preceding her death, the members of her church held weekly prayer meetings, begging God to heal her.  Twice, all night prayer vigils were held on ...
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Is Christianity a Casualty of War?

Recently, I sat in dismay as I watched a television show that featured a prominent Christian author defending the use of torture in the war against terrorism. I was outraged that this man could try to make a...
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Choose Love Not Power

One of my recently published books is entitled Choose Love Not Power.  It may be the most important book I have ever written.  It’s an updated version of a book I wrote years ago, entitled The Power Delusion. ...